Adjunct Faculty in Music
Office: Music Center 205
Office phone: 402-643-7282
Catherine Herbener appears as a collaborative artist in recitals throughout the United States. As a member of the Bachman Trio, she participated in the touring program of the Nebraska Arts Council, received three grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and participated in a cultural exchange with the Republic of Tajikistan. She often performs and premieres new works of music.
Herbener frequently concertizes with oboist William McMullen. They have been heard in numerous recitals, master classes and conferences. In 2002, their recording 20th-Century British Music for Oboe and Piano was released by Crystal Records. Herbener has also recorded on the Vienna Modern Masters label, and her performances are heard regularly on Nebraska Public Radio.
Herbener operates a piano studio in Lincoln, Nebraska and is on the faculty of Rocky Ridge Music Center, a summer festival in Estes Park, Colorado. She joined the Concordia faculty in 1990.
M.M., Michigan State University
B.M., Nebraska Wesleyan University